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Black History Resources

  • In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience
    In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience launched Feb. 2005 in honor of African Ame rican History Month. Created by New York Public Library's Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.

  • The African-American Mosaic Exhibition at the Library of Congress - This exhibit marks the publication of The African-American Mosaic: A Library of Congress Resource Guide for the Study of Black History and Culture. A noteworthy and singular publication, the Mosaic is the first Library-wide resource guide to the institution's African- American collections. This exhibit is but a sampler of the kinds of materials and themes covered by the publication and the Library's collections.
  • National Civil Rights Museum
    "Created in December 1997, the purpose of this Web site is to support the National Civil Rights Museum's mission to educate and preserve the history of the Civil Rights Movement. Located at the Lorraine Motel, the site where Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated on April 4, 1968, the Museum houses interactive exhibits that trace the beginnings of the civil rights struggle."

  • Museum of Afro-American History--Boston
    "The Museum of Afro American History (MAAH) is a no t-for-profit history institution dedicated to preserving, conserving and accurately interpreting the contributions of African Americans during the colonial period in New England."

  • The Black Archives of Mid-America
    "The Black Archives is a non-profit organization that serves the community by offering itself as an educational resource as well as a repository of every facet in African American culture; music, art , theater, education, the military, medicine, sports, religion, and community affairs." Includes picture gallery online.

  • Farmingdale State's Mart in Luther King Jr.Research Guide
    Find links to websites describing the life and impact of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.